Getting Started

Building Blocks

Subscription Features



Billing Features


Payment Methods

Direct Debit Payments

Configuring Gateways

Fraud Management

Hosted Pages

Attach Additional Data


Open Source Resources

Other Features

API Integration

Third Party Integrations

Integration Options 

There are three ways of integrating with Chargebee. Choose the one that works best for you:

Quick Look 

Integration Type

Development Effort

Payment Page

PCI Compliance

Only Hosted Pages

Not required, we've got you covered

Chargebee's Hosted Pages

Leave it to Chargebee and just fill this questionnaire 

Hosted Pages+API Integration

Minimal effort required

Chargebee's Hosted Pages

Leave it to Chargebee and just fill this questionnaire 

Complete API Integration



You will need to take care of PCI Compliance 

Only Hosted Pages 

This requires nil development effort, and you don't have to worry about PCI Compliance: our hosted pages are PCI Level 1 compliant.

Here's a business scenario where integrating via Chargebee's hosted page would be the best bet:

Andrew runs a subscription box service for delivering nutritious food to his customers every week. He accepts electronic payments, but doesn't have the time and resources to develop his own sign up pages. Also, he does not want to worry about PCI Compliance.

The simplest way for Andrew to start about integrating with Chargebee is by using our ready-to-use hosted pages for subscription checkouts. Learn more about hosted pages integration here.

Hosted Pages with API Integration 

This would require minimal development effort from your end which would enable you to harness the benefits of API integration. Also, you still don't have to worry about PCI Compliance.

Let's look at how this might suit Andrew's business:

Andrew's business and customer base has grown since he'd started using Chargebee for billing management. He decides he wants to provide an in-app checkout experience for his customers. However, he's still not ready to get into the nitty gritty of PCI Compliance.

In this case, Andrew could choose to go for Chargebee's hosted pages+API integration. This would require minimal development effort on his part, which would give him the flexibility to either use an embedded (in-app) view or a full page redirection of the hosted page.

Read our hosted pages and API  documentation to learn more.

Complete API Integration 

With our RESTful API , Chargebee can be integrated with your application or website.

Here's an example where a complete API integration would be the best option:

Brita runs a SaaS business, where she offers her customers a time management software tool for a monthly fee. She wants to provide her own checkout experience for customers. She is willing to take up developmental efforts to fully own her sign-up and checkout pages if it would optimize user experience. She can also take care of PCI Compliance.

Brita could achieve this by going in for a complete API  integration, which would give her the required flexibility to create the checkout workflow as per her business requirements.


If you use Braintree or Stripe for a gateway, you could also integrate using the Braintree.js  or Stripe.js  for integration.

If you'd like us to help you pick the right integration for your business, send an email to